Need flyers for an upcoming event? There is no need to pay someone to make them for you when you have Microsoft Word. Here are 10 free options you can customize to suit virtually any need.
Bake Sale Flyer
Planning a bake sale to raise money for a school, club or cause? This template wil help you get the word out about it. The flyer is in landscape orientation and has an eye-catching background with colorful cupcakes and a scroll shape announcing the bake sale. A second scroll on the lower left corner of the flyer contains a text box into which you can type bake sale details, such as the location, the time and date, some of the treats that will be available and who will benefit from proceeds of the sale.
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Flyer templates for Word can be beneficial for business. Catch the attention of potential new clients or customers with this flyer. Bordered with images of professionals working on computers and brainstorming around a conference table, the flyer includes two large text boxes into which you can type the information you want people to know about your business. Post the flyer in appropriate locations or fold them up, stuff them into envelopes and mail them out.
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Car Wash Flyer
Whether your car was is a full-fledged business or you are simply scrubbing and soaping automobiles to raise money for a cause or organization, you can use this fun and striking flyer template. Rainbow-hued soap bubbles float in the background of the portrait-orientation flyer. There is a clip art image of a woman holding a sign with the words "Car Wash" in bright red at the top, with a flipped version of the same image at the bottom of the flyer. The second image has a text box atop the sign into which you can type the details of your car wash.
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Providing childcare can be a lucrative in-home business or a way to earn some extra cash on the side. Let parents in your area know that you are available by creating a custom flyer with this template. The flyer features bright colors and children's toy blocks spelling out the words "Child" and "Care." Beneath the image is an oval text box into which you can type a brief overview of your services. Another text box enables you to provide more detailed information. Tear tabs at the bottom of the page let potential customers tear off a slip with your name and number
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This flyer can be used for any type of concert, whether classical, rock or even school choir. The background features a silhouetted audience and musical notes streaming from an oversized speaker, all in hues of purple and white. A word art image is used to display the artist or group's name. Type details into the bordered text box on the lower left side of the flyer.
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Lost Pet Flyer
Losing a pet can be heartbreaking. Increase the odds of getting Fido or Fluffy back home safely and quickly using this flyer template. Although the image used in the template is a photo of a dog, you can replace it with your cat, bird, iguana or practically any type of pet. A text box with a large bold font announces the type of pet you lost, and another text box beneath the photo uses bullets to provide descriptions of your furry friend. Type your name and phone number into the tear tabs across the bottom.
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Open House Flyer
Flyer templates for Word are quite useful for real estate purposes as you can easily insert images of the home you are selling and provide details to attract home buyers. This template simplifies the process even further. Advertise your open house event by replacing the sample images with your own digital photos. Enter the address of the home in the oval-shaped text box below the photos and provide details about the house in the text box at the bottom, which is formatted as a bulleted list.
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School Carnival Flyer
School carnivals are a fun way to raise money for your school while fostering a sense of community. Advertise your fun fair with these brightly-colored flyers. The page border resembles candy apples or red lollipops, and the background is sunny yellow. Clip art images display carnival scenes such as a clown offering balloons to a little girl, milk bottles being toppled by a ball and a vendor selling cotton candy and other treats. All you have to do is replace the sample text with your own.
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Spaghetti Dinner Flyer
Another enjoyable way to raise money for a school, church or other group is by hosting a spaghetti dinner. Encourage residents in your community to attend by modifying this flyer and posting it around town. The background of the flyer is in sunny yellow and red ovals decorate the page. A simple plate of spaghetti stands out in the center of the flyer. Use the templates to describe what the fundraiser is, who it benefits and provide details about the date, time, location, cost and contact information.
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Yard Sale Flyer
The last offering in this list of flyer templates for Word will announce your yard sale. A bright red arrow in the center of the flyer points to the left, but you can rotate it to point to the right depending on where you hang the flyer. Type the sale's address into the text box on top of the arrow and list items that you are selling into the two boxes at the bottom of the flyer.
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